The Singing Kettle reel

Also known as The Dancing Kettle.

There are 9 recordings of a tune by this name.

The Singing Kettle has been added to 1 tune set.

The Singing Kettle has been added to 57 tunebooks.

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One setting

X: 1
T: The Singing Kettle
R: reel
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Edor
|:D|E3F EDB,A,|B,EED EGFE|D3E DB,A,B,|DEFA BdAF|
E3F EDB,A,|B,EED EGFE|D2 FA dfec|dBAF FEE:|
|:A|Bdef gfec|dB~B2 AFEF|D3E DB,A,B,|DEFA BdAd|
Bdef gfec|dB~B2 AFEF|G2BG FGA=c|BGAF GEE:|

Three comments

Singing Kettle

Liz Carroll taught this in a workshop in Tucson, Arizona in March 2007. Jerome Colburn transcribed it from the recording I made at the workshop. She couldn’t remember the name at the time but thanks to the group here on the session, that mystery was solved, as well as identifying Sean Ryan as the composer.

I have been playing it followed by The Harvest Moon.

Liz had some other variations that I didn’t learn at the time, and unfortunately, didn’t record.

Great Tune

Learned this reel from Mike Dugger. It is one of my favorites at the moment. Always wondered where it came from since a tune search turned up nothing